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Wallace L. White
Wallace L White married Wilma Jean DeBusk, daughter of Robert Lesnett DeBusk and Dora Wilma Correll.
Obituary
Wednesday, February 7, 2007
Wallace L. White

Wallace L. White, 81, of Slaton passed from this life Monday, Feb. 5, 2007.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 8, 2007 in Englunds Chapel with interment in Englewood Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Englunds Funeral Service in Slaton.

Wallace was born Dec. 30, 1925 in Arkansas City, Cowley County, Kansas. He graduated from Arkansas City High School and attended college at Ark City Community College. He moved to Slaton in 1946. He went to work for the Santa Fe Railroad in 1945 in Arkansas City, Kan. He had worked as a locomotive engineer for 44 years in places like Arkansas City, Slaton, Los Angeles and Gallup, NM. Wallace retired in 1986.

Wallace married Wilma Jean DeBusk on Nov. 6, 1948 in Slaton.

He severed in the US Navy during WWII and was a member of Slaton's American Legion, VFW, and Masonic Lodge.

Six brothers have preceded him in death.

He is survived by his wife, Wilma; sons, Steve and Stan White both of Lubbock; daughters, Scharlett Satterwhite of Biggs, Okla. and Debbie Leon of Nevada City, Calif.; a brother; J. P. White of Arkansas City, Kan.; nine grandchildren; and six great grandchildren.
This picture is from his obituary in the Avalanche Journal